Primary contact people in the School of Maths

Head of School  
Prof Cathal Seoighe
T: +353 91 492 343
Room: ADB-1003, Áras de Brún     

Head of Mathematics  
Professor Götz Pfeiffer
T: +353 91 493 591

Head of Statistics 
Professor Carl Scarrott

Head of Applied Mathematics  
Dr. Martin Meere
T: +353 91 493 087
Room: ADB-G001, Áras de Brún            

Head of Bioinformatics  
Prof Cathal Seoighe
T: +353 91 492 343
Room: ADB-1003, Áras de Brún     

To find out more contact:
Mary Kelly
School Administrator
T: +353 91 492 332
F: +353 91 494 542

School of Mathematical and Statistical Science
University of Galway
University Road,

(Reception is located on the Ground Floor)

Where to find the Maths building (Áras de Brún) on the University of Galway Campus

Áras de Brún (Maths) building locationClick on this Google Map for more details

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Travelling To Galway by Public Transport?

 Galway is easily accessible by public transport. 

  • Trains: Galway's train station is just off Eyre Square. The city's very well serviced by rail and only 2 ½ hours away from Dublin. Find out more information on services and timetables.

  • Buses: You can travel to Galway using frequent services offered by our public bus service,  or use on of the private bus services such as CityLink or GoBus

  • From the city centre, you can take a taxi to the university, or take the No.4 Bus in the direction of Newcastle from Eyre Square, near the train station, which is the normal drop-off point for buses. 

Travelling To Galway by Air?

 NUI Galway is within easy reach of Knock Airport, Dublin and Shannon airports. 

  • Shannon Airport and Knock Airport are both just an hour's drive from Galway. To get to Galway, you can travel by bus with Bus Eireann or CityLink. Alternatively, car hire is easily available at these airports.

  • Dublin International Airport is a 3 hours drive from Galway city. You can fly from Dublin to Galway airport, or rent a car and drive using our journey planner to help you find your way. There are also a number of frequent and reliable bus services to choose from to travel to Galway. 

Travelling To Galway by Car?

 Use this journey plannerto plan your car journey

Caution! Parking on Campus 

For visitors travelling to campus by car, please click here for further information.  Parking control is strictly enforced by a local clamping company. 

NUIG Campus App

 An NUI Galway Campus App can be downloaded (free of charge) for iOS, Android and Windows devices.  Once you are connected to the internet, click the search bar above the map.  Type in 'Education' and select which building you wish to get to.  It will also work with room code numbers e.g. AC201.  The app will show you the location on the map.  If you click on the location, it will use your phone GPS to guide you to the room.